no3. クリぼっち (Kuri-bocchi)-2017年 1月 日本のトレンドワード
Mr Owl: Kuri-bocchi
Little parrot: I know “Kuri” means “chestnut”, right?
Mr Owl: Yeah, but in this case, Kuri stands for “kurisumasu”, or “Christmas”.
Little parrot: Wow and what’s “bocchi”?
Mr Owl: Have you ever heard “Hirotibocchi”? It means “alone”or “lonely”.
Little parrot: And “bocchi” means the same as it and the short expression?
Mr Owl: Yes!
Little parrot: Got it, then “Kuri-bocchi” is Lonely, and alone on Christmas day…That’s you…
Mr Owl: Spending Christmas day alone, or without boyfriends or girlfriend, that’s “Kuri-bocchi”. Yeah, I do not know why I do not have my partner in spite of being old enough …
Little parrot: well…age is not big deal…
Mr Owl: Thank you. Say hi to your girlfriend.
Little parrot: Yep!
- クリぼっち(kuri-bocchi) : Public awareness level= Same as owl
You will be familiar with Japanese celebrities and culture! Thank you for joining my lesson and see you next time!
Zoo Director Taka